trade unions

Is Climate Change the Real Job Killer?

September 27, 2017

If trade unionists truly want to protect jobs, they must address the effects of climate change on labor, says Joe Uehlein, president of the Labor Network for Sustainability

Trade Unions and the Fate of the American Left

August 17, 2016

Adolph Reed Jr. tells Paul Jay that the labor movement is the only institution with the capacity that can amount to anything on the left of center in American politics

Has Anglo-America Capitalism Run Out of Strategies?

March 25, 2014
On the 30th anniversary of the UK miners’ strike, George Irvin discusses the rise of inequality in Britain and the US since the 1970s

Reality Asserts Itself - Frank Hammer

October 7, 2013
In this episode Frank Hammer tells Paul Jay about being inspired by the national liberation movements and the struggle against concessions as a response to the outsourcing of jobs In part two of an interview with Paul Jay of the Real News Network, labor activist Frank Hammer discussed the inspiration he took from the liberation…

The Bond Report

June 24, 2013
Patrick Bond: South Africans plan protests over Obama administration’s funding of African dictators, revelations of NSA spying and economic agenda

Behind Mexico's Bloodshed

May 2, 2013
While the media concentrates on energy, trade talks and securing the border, the real issue is Mexico’s descent into a narco-state

Shutting Down Critique of Israel on Campus

March 28, 2013

Michael Ratner: Regulations against hate speech used to close down criticism of Israeli occupation

Anthony Monteiro on Doctor Martin Luther King, Jr. and W.E.B. Du Bois

February 21, 2013
Anthony Monteiro Part 2 – On the 145th anniversary of the birth of W.E.B. Du Bois HIS NAME looks at Du Bois’s view on racism, capitalism and the role of black workers

Obama: Rhetoric or New Direction?

January 22, 2013
John Nichols: The President is not a progressive, but speech promises a more reformist stand

The 4th Anniversary of the Passing of Author and Activist Howard Zinn

April 7, 2009

TRNN Brings you a collection of interviews with the celebrated author and activist Howard Zinn four years after his passing